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How FamilyLine helps you feel less alone

To coincide with the 3yr anniversary of FamilyLine we looked at key numbers which have defined our FamilyLine service’s first…

How FamilyLine can help you make an action plan tackling the pressures of family life 

To coincide with the 3yr anniversary of FamilyLine we looked at key numbers which have defined our FamilyLine service’s first…

How our FamilyLine service can support you through challenging times 

To coincide with the 3yr anniversary of FamilyLine, we looked at key numbers which have defined our FamilyLine service’s first…

FamilyLine – the numbers behind a record-breaking year

Since Family Action Patron Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge service three years ago it has supported an amazing 20,655 people.  Here we look behind the numbers to…
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What I learned from volunteering at Family Action

Working as a volunteer for our FamilyLine service attracts a wide variety of people with a range of skills; the only real…

Fiona’s story: volunteering with FamilyLine

Our FamilyLine service offers the opportunity for callers to receive emotional and practical support, and we’re used to hearing about the positive…

Gill’s story: how FamilyLine made a difference during the pandemic

Our Family Resilience report with LV= General Insurance shows that despite numerous lockdowns, most families feel they now have stronger…

Helen’s story: managing mental health during the pandemic

Our Family Resilience report shows nearly four in ten people say the pandemic has had a negative effect on their…

A story about pre and post pregnancy, resilience, and a very special space online

As restrictions loosen and our lives once again return to something approaching normality it’s easy to look back over the…

Tanya’s story: struggling with relationships and other family pressures

Our Family Resilience report shows two in five parents say they have built stronger relationships with their children during the…

Money-saving tips for troubled times

We’ve spoken to a range of our experts from all over our organisation and come up with some handy money…

Summer Staycation Strategies

The summer holidays are here but with the national and global picture still uncertain and countries moving into and out…

Young Carer Maggie – looking after her family during COVID-19

Maggie Brooks an extraordinary individual with an astonishing story to tell, at only 12 years old. Read on to find…

Jan’s story: how I supported my partner’s Mental Health journey

One of our Senior Behaviour Outreach Support Workers, Jan, opens up about her feelings around supporting her partner’s Mental Health…

FamilyLine – the conversation continues

It’s been one year since our vital helpline service FamilyLine opened its virtual doors to families across the nation. Since…

The family monster that is sleep

We’re all constantly tired or definitely know someone who is – it’s a very common family monsters indeed. So we…

FamilyLine a free out of hours helpline for families

FamilyLine is a free digital helpline service provided by Family Action, for anyone 18+.   FamilyLine was designed to offer…

Duchess of Cambridge launches FamilyLine

Duchess of Cambridge visits Family Action to launch FamilyLine and help get families talking about their pressures. Today the Duchess of…

Getting ready for the Duchess of Cambridge’s visit

Tomorrow the Duchess of Cambridge is visiting Family Action to launch our FamilyLine, a new confidential helpline for families. FamilyLine…

Charlie Story: Volunteering in the 21st century

We hear from Charlie, a Volunteer Befriender with our National Parent Support Service discussing why she volunteers her time and…

Rawa’s story: volunteering from home with FamilyLine

Volunteer, Rawa shares why she chose to volunteer with Family Action and our new Digital Parent Support service and explains…